Virginia M. Sowell Student of the Year Award

The DVIDB Virginia M. Sowell Student of the Year Award recognizes a student who demonstrates a commitment to the education and/or rehabilitation of individuals with visual impairments and deafblindness.  The award was named after Dr. Virginia Sowell whose lifetime contributions to the profession impacted the lives of numerous educators and countless children and adults with visual impairments and deafblindness


 

2018 Winner

Virginia M. Sowell Student of the Year Award

Carlie Rhoads

 

Past recipients of the DVIDB Virginia M. Sowell Student of the Year Award include: 

2017 - Karen Koehler
2016 - Jessica Kolvites
2015 - Adam Wilton
2014 - Mackenzie Savaiano
2013 - Tara Mason
2012 - Trenisha Reynolds
2011 - Tara McCarthy
2010 - Frances Mary D'Andrea
2009 - Stacey Kelly
2008 - Susie Thomas
2006 - Carol Evans
2005 - Effie Laman
2004 - Shelley Rhodes
2003 - Derrick Smith
2000 - Sheila Amato
1999 - Amy Edmonds
1998 - Susan Adams
1997 - Chad Simmons  
1996 - L. Penny Rosenblum
1994 - Terry Pastel
1991 - Julia Ashley